LONDON, U.Ok. – Verizon Enterprise has named Sanjiv Gossain as Group Vice President and Head of EMEA. Sanjiv succeeds Scott Lawrence, who will assume the position of Senior Vice President, International Options. In his new position, Sanjiv can have total duty for the corporate’s international enterprise enterprise within the EMEA area, reporting on to Verizon Enterprise’ Chief Income Officer for Enterprise and Public Sector, Massimo Peselli.
“Sanjiv brings a formidable observe file of development and entrepreneurial success. He joins Verizon at a pivotal time as vital disruptions across the EMEA area additionally carry elevated alternatives, as our prospects proceed to leverage superior applied sciences to additional remodel their respective industries,” mentioned Massimo Peselli.
Sanjiv joins Verizon from Cognizant the place he served in a number of strategic roles and was a effectively revered chief. He led the corporate’s digital enterprise unit throughout Europe and Latin America, overseeing sturdy development. Sanjiv then led the corporate’s international Synthetic Intelligence and Google Cloud Enterprise. Previous to Cognizant, Sanjiv was Regional CEO of a $2 billion enterprise at Pc Sciences Company (now DXC Know-how), main the UK, Eire and Benelux area.
“As a trusted associate for our purchasers, Verizon has the size, expertise merchandise and options, and imaginative and prescient to assist our purchasers on their digital transformation journeys. We serve 98% of Fortune 500 firms and are world-renowned for our folks, community and expertise,” mentioned Sanjiv Gossain. “I’m very excited to guide the EMEA enterprise and relish the chance to proceed to construct relationships with our purchasers and companions.”